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A Quaker Action Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-074
Scope and Contents A Quaker Action Group (AQAG) records in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection include minutes, correspondence (1966-1971), memoranda, financial records, subject files (organizations), research files (topics), project files, newsletters, press releases, statements of Quaker yearly meetings in various cities, clippings, photographs and sound recordings. The files were first processed in 1974, and then again in 1980. In 2004, archival intern, Joe Clark, sorted the papers into the present...
Dates: 1965-1973

Another Mother for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-102
Abstract

Another Mother for Peace was a women's peace group born from the antipathy to the war in Vietnam, based in Los Angeles, California. The stated purpose of this non-partison, non-profit organization was "to educate women to take an active role in eliminating war as a means of solving disputes between nations, people and ideologies." AMP closed its offices in January 1986.

Dates: 1964-1978; Majority of material found within 1964-1978

Robert Levering Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-080
Abstract

Robert E. Levering is a pacifist and Quaker. He has been the co-author of Fortune magazine's annual list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and a speaker on workplace trends and management strategies aimed at improving workplace productivity. Levering is a graduate of Swarthmore College and the Martin Luther King Jr. School of Social Change.

Dates: 1967-1972

People's Coalition for Peace and Justice Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-084
Overview The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice included various peace, anti-poverty, and labor groups. These groups worked together to confront the related issues of war in Southeast Asia and racism, sexism, poverty, and repression in the United States. The People's Coalition for Peace and Justice was founded in 1970 as National Coalition Against War, Racism, and Repression and organized several specific campaigns including People's Peace Treaty, Citizen's Action Pledge, and Nixon Eviction...
Dates: 1970-1974

Vietnam Summer Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-067
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Dates: 1967

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Names
Levering, Robert, 1944- 3
Lyttle, Bradford 3
A Quaker Action Group 2
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice 2
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 2
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Young, Ronald J., 1942- 2
Alperovitz, Gar 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Beheiren 1
Blass, Dorothy 1
Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek, 1917- 1
Braxton, John Worth 1
Brown, George Edward, 1920-1999 1
Butterworth, Harrison 1
Champney, Horace 1
Coffin, Jerry D. 1
Cowley, Christopher 1
Cranston, Alan, 1914-2000 1
Davidov, Marv 1
Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004 1
Desai, Narayan 1
Dolci, Danilo 1
Drath, Phillip 1
Eaton, Robert Whittington 1
Ede, Roderick 1
Fernandez, Richard R. (Richard Ritter) 1
Fifth Avenue Peace Parade Committee 1
Finger, Gregory H. 1
Flanagan, Ross, 1934- 1
Friends Peace Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 1
Geiger, Nicola 1
Geiger, Walton 1
Halpern, Seymour, 1913-1997 1
Hanlon, Joseph 1
Hartke, Vance 1
Hartman, Chester W. 1
Holtzapple, Robert 1
Horton, Robert, 1900-1991 1
Jones, Dorothy B. 1
Kalish, Donald 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Koch, Ed, 1924- 1
Kreig, Florence Ain 1
Lakey, George 1
Lee, Kenneth, 1944- 1
Legg, Samuel 1
Levering, Susan Dworkin 1
Lynd, Staughton 1
Massar, Ivan 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- 1
Meacham, Stewart 1
Meyer, Christopher (Business owner) 1
Mimms, William R. 1
Moody, Roger 1
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974 1
National Coalition Against War, Racism, and Repression 1
Nelson, Beryl Herbert 1
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam 1
Noell, Chuck 1
Paris World Assembly for Peace and Independence of Indochinese People (1972) (Versailles, France) 1
Parkman, Patricia 1
Peck, Sidney M. (Sidney Morris), 1926- 1
Potter, Norman 1
Proxmire, William 1
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 1
Rees, Thomas M., 1925- 1
Reynolds, Earle L. 1
Rocket, Writer 1
Salzman, Marilyn L. 1
Samuel, Pat 1
Shivers, Lynne 1
Siano, Donald 1
Smiley, Glenn E. 1
Sobel, Roslyn 1
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Thomas, Trevor 1
Thrasher, Sue 1
Vietnam Moratorium Committee (U.S.) 1
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 1
Walker, Charles C. 1
Warren, Emlyn 1
Webb, Lee 1
Webster, Barbara 1
Weiss, Cora, 1934- 1
White, Simeon 1
Willoughby, George, pacifist 1
Wood, J. Duncan (John Duncan) 1
Zietlow, Carl P. 1
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